Category Archives: Nature/Weather

Storm Callum

About this time last year (16th October 2017) ex-hurricane Ophelia hit Ireland. This year a storm called Callum is on its way. A status orange weather warning has been issued for all coastal counties, a status yellow for the other counties in Ireland. … Continue reading

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Keeping Warm In Winter

Warm up from the inside out: avoid cold foods and drinks. A cuppa hot chocolate, tea or coffee will help our bodies to get warm. Instead of salad, eat some cooked, warm veggies and, for in between, eat hot soups. … Continue reading

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Power Outages – Be Prepared

In Ireland it’s not that uncommon to experience a few power cuts a year — especially in rural areas. 😉 Sometimes they’ll last for a few hours; at other times it might take a few days until the problem is … Continue reading

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Review – Spring 2018 – Part II

Missy and Rapsy at the beach yesterday morning (7th March 2018) No, this blog isn’t about The White Isle, Ibiza 🙂 It’s still about Ireland, The Emerald (Green) Isle. However, over these last eight days the isle has been covered by a mass of snow like … Continue reading

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Review – Spring 2018 – Part I

We are halfway into February and many are wondering if spring will ever arrive this year 🙄Not only are the evenings and nights still very cold but some days throughout the week are quite chilly, too. My friend, who usually leaves … Continue reading

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Frost and Trees

Looking outside this morning there was some frost on the roof and ground and the windscreen of the car was frozen. Too lazy to scrap off the ice, I grabbed the camera and we went for a walk to town … Continue reading

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